Police say they responded to the 300 block of
Officers say they forced entry into the apartment and found a woman’s body with severe trauma to the head and a hammer covered in blood nearby.
An investigation revealed that Rickie Greenfield Jr. had murdered his wife Jill with a hammer while she was in bed.
Police say Rickie called a family member to inform them he had dropped his two children off at a residence and he was currently at the Rumsey Terrace apartment complex located just outside of Martinsburg. The family member also said
Following the arrest, statements were taken from witnesses who say Greenfield had contacted them in the aftermath of the homicide. Witnesses say Greenfield informed them that he just snapped and killed his wife. Jill Greenfield's body has been taken to Morgantown, W.Va., for an autopsy.
Greenfield is currently being held at Eastern Regional Jail.